Definitions for ostensiveɒˈstɛn sɪv
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
clearly or manifestly demonstrative.
Ref: ostensible .
Origin of ostensive:
represented or appearing as such; pretended
"His ostensible purpose was charity, his real goal popularity"
Apparently true, but not necessarily; ostensible
Origin: From ostensif, from ostensivus
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